The Zimciv database and site is produced and maintained by TARSC (Training and Research Support Centre) to strengthen the dissemination, research, analysis of and debate on civil society in Zimbabwe and on issues and positions taken up by civil society. It is a database of information produced by and about civil society in Zimbabwe. It also includes related information by and about civil society in east and southern Africa. ... [according to site editor's information]
The SANGONeT NGO Portal provides a gateway to the South African NGO sector. Its four main objectives are to develop the institutional capacity of the NGO sector through the provision of information that is intended to support stronger management practises; map NGOs and their activities through PRODDER, the most comprehensive database of its kind in Africa; create a community space for civil society exchange; and promote the benefits of ICTs in support of the work of civil society. The portal provides NGOs with a mechanism to air their views, while also creating the opportunity for other stakeholders to critique and evaluate the sector. ... [according to site editor's information]
Zambézia Online is a portal, originally established by students, with information on the province of Zambézia in Mozambique. By circulating information on the potential, resources and business opportunities of the region the portal also intends to do 'regional marketing'. [editors ilissAfrica]
The Tanzania Development Gateway is an Internet portal that provides and promotes online networking, sharing, exchange and dissemination of knowledge, ideas and information on development matters. In the short-term, the Gateway is envisioned as Internet portal that will promote the dissemination of comprehensive information on development and other country-level issues. In the long term, it is hoped that the Gateway will expand from being Internet portal to act as facilitator developing the Internet economy in the country. ... [according to site editor's information]
The Access to Scientific and Socio-economic Information in Africa (ASKIA) Initiative is under the Public Information & Knowledge Managment Division of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa. It defines a framework for bringing together scientific and socio-economic information for the African community, including scientists, researchers, academics, students, economists and, policy-makers, over an interactive online portal acting as a one-stop shop to such knowledge and associated information from/on Africa. The overall goal of the initiative is to strengthen knowledge discovery and access by tapping into global scientific and socio-economic knowledge on and from Africa. [according to site editor's information] ASKIA offers a federated search portal mainly for academic and socio-economic information on Africa from e.g. institutional repositories, Open Access databases. ... [editors ilissAfrica]
Research4Life is the collective name for the four programmes – HINARI, AGORA, OARE and ARDI – that provides developing countries with free or low cost access to academic and professional peer-reviewed content online.Eligible libraries and their users benefit from:Online access to up to 45,000 peer-reviewed international scientific journals, books, and databases. Full-text articles which can be downloaded for saving, printing or reading on screen.Searching by keyword, subject, author orlanguage Resources available in several languagesTraining in information literacy and promotional support.Research4Life is a public-private partnership of the WHO, FAO, UNEP, WIPO, Cornell and Yale Universities and the International Association of Scientific, Technical & Medical Publishers. ... [according to site editor's information]
Lancé en 1996, le projet régional FORAFRI a eu pour objectif d'appuyer le développement de la recherche forestière en Afrique centrale et occidentale côtière, ainsi que la valorisation des connaissances scientifiques sur les forêts denses humides de cette région.
Le présent site web a pour but de pérenniser et de mettre à disposition du plus grand nombre possible d'utilisateurs l'essentiel des productions du projet. ... [selon les informations de l'éditeur du site]